Distracted driver kills Officer Clayton Townsend, but don’t expect action on road safety laws from the Arizona Legislature: Commentary

Officer Townsend’s totally preventable death will prompt the Arizona Legislature to do … nothing
The Arizona Republic, January 9, 2019

Tour bus driver faces manslaughter charges in DC — video shows handheld-use at time of crash that killed two

Tour bus driver in fatal pedestrian crash was distracted by phone, D.C. police say
The Washington Post, December 27, 2018

Australian politician’s public social media-post from the driver’s seat earns her handheld ban violation

WA Nationals leader Mia Davies cops $400 fine and three demerit points for driving video
7News, Perth (via The West Australian), December 13, 2018

Nine-months prison for driver who killed bicyclist in Victoria — guilty distracted driver admitted ‘flicking through the channels for a song’

Macedon crash driver Emma Kent jailed for killing cyclist after being distracted by music
ABC News, November 26, 2018

Australian Judge rejects excuses, sentences texting, ‘panicked,’ distracted driver to jail for death of passenger in crash

Texting driver jailed for at least 22 months over Mitchell Freeway crash that killed workmate
The West Australian, October 17, 2018